Rocquigny, Pas-de-Calais

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Rocquigny
Commune
The town hall and church of Rocquigny
The town hall and church of Rocquigny
Coat of arms of Rocquigny
Coat of arms
Rocquigny is located in France
Rocquigny
Rocquigny
Coordinates: 50°03′37″N 2°55′46″E / 50.0603°N 2.9294°E / 50.0603; 2.9294Coordinates: 50°03′37″N 2°55′46″E / 50.0603°N 2.9294°E / 50.0603; 2.9294
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Bapaume
Intercommunality Canton of Bertincourt
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marguerite Lefebvre
Area1 3.73 km2 (1.44 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 295
 • Density 79/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62715 /62450
Elevation 113–137 m (371–449 ft)
(avg. 132 m or 433 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Rocquigny is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.

Geography[edit]

Rocquigny lies about 20 miles (32 km) south of Arras, at the junction of the D19 and D20 roads. The A2 autoroute passes by some half-mile distant.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
331 356 296 271 274 281 295
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of Notre-Dame, rebuilt along with the rest of the village, after the First World War. The building is now abandoned as the steeple is in a state of collapse due to faulty concrete.

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